Beginners: Use the Stock Market to Learn Python

This is a past event

308 people went


2025 Stierlin Ct. · Mountain View, CA

How to find us

We are in the Unite meeting room. Look for signs directing to building.

Location image of event venue


This presentation introduces Python to Students. We learn a little about the topics listed below:

- Plain Python
- NumPy
- Pandas
- scikit-learn
- matplot lib
- Heroku

We build a simple application which completes these tasks once a day:

- Acquire Stock Market Prices
- Create Features from Prices
- Visualize Features
- Train Logistic Regression Model [masked])
- Predict 2015 and 2016
- Visualize Accuracy and Effectiveness of Predictions
- Serve the Visualizations from

The software behind this application is served from github:

This presentation is served from (

Feel free to bring your laptop to follow along with the coding. If you have questions, e-mail Dan: bikle101 at gmail


Dan Bikle is a Data Analysis Programmer